Tailgating

  • Tailgating Game 63: Rays Cut Josh Lueke, But He May Not Be Gone Forever

    Tailgating Game 63: Rays Cut Josh Lueke, But He May Not Be Gone Forever

    June 7, 2014 at 2:34 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Josh Lueke has finally been designated for assignment and Kirby Yates has been called up to replace him. As for Lueke, it is unlikely that he will be claimed off of waivers, so he will probably be reassigned to triple-A Durham. That means Lueke’s career with […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 62: Rays (23-38) Vs Mariners (31-28)

    Tailgating Game 62: Rays (23-38) Vs Mariners (31-28)

    June 6, 2014 at 5:22 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Tonight marks the return of Fernando Rodney to the Trop. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… David DeJesus, DH Ben Zobrist, 2B Evan Longoria, 3B James Loney, 1B Flash Jennings, CF Matt Joyce, LF Yunel Escobar, SS Kevin Kiermaier, RF Jose […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 61: Rays (23-37) Vs Marlins (31-28)

    Tailgating Game 61: Rays (23-37) Vs Marlins (31-28)

    June 5, 2014 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… No pepper today. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… David DeJesus, DH Ben Zobrist, 2B Evan Longoria, 3B James Loney, 1B Flash Jennings, CF Matt Joyce, LF Yunel Escobar, SS Kevin Kiermaier, RF Ali Solis, C Jake Odorizzi, SP   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating Game 60: Rays (23-36) Vs Marlins (30-28)

    Tailgating Game 60: Rays (23-36) Vs Marlins (30-28)

    June 4, 2014 at 5:23 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… If the Rays lose tonight and the Cubs beat the Mets, the Rays will have the worst record in baseball. The Rays are 16-31 after starting the season 7-5…The MLB draft is tomorrow night at 7:00. The Rays will have 3 picks tomorrow night, including no. […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 59: Rays (23-35) At Marlins (29-28)

    Tailgating Game 59: Rays (23-35) At Marlins (29-28)

    June 3, 2014 at 5:19 pm 17 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Wil Myers has been diagnosed with a stress fracture and will likely miss at least 2 months. He will be in a cast for 5-6 weeks and then begin rehab…Matt Joyce is in right field tonight. However, Joe Maddon told the media prior to tonight’s game […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 58: Rays (23-34) At Marlins (28-28)

    Tailgating Game 58: Rays (23-34) At Marlins (28-28)

    June 2, 2014 at 3:25 pm 4 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… With Wil Myers on the DL and the team playing in Miami, Joe Maddon is shaking up the lineup tonight with Ben Zobrist leading off and playing right field. Also, Ali Solis is back behind the plate which means he did not have a concussion after […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    May 30, 2014 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Cole Figueroa was optioned back to Durham and Ben Zobrist has been activated and is in the linup tonight…The Rays enter their 3-game set at Fenway Park 8.5 games behind the Blue Jays in last place in the AL East. Only 3 teams in baseball (Cubs, […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 54: Rays (23-30) At Blue Jays (31-22)

    Tailgating Game 54: Rays (23-30) At Blue Jays (31-22)

    May 28, 2014 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Ryan Hanigan was placed on the DL today and Kevin Kiermaier was called up. Hanigan can come off the DL on June 11…Sean Rodriguez is back in the lineup tonight with a right-hander on the mound. In addition, Desmond Jennings is back in the cleanup spot […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 53: Rays (23-29) At Blue Jays (30-22)

    Tailgating Game 53: Rays (23-29) At Blue Jays (30-22)

    May 27, 2014 at 3:54 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… With Alex Colome sent back to the minors after his appearance yesterday, the Rays have called up catcher Ali Solis. The Rays made room on the 40-man roster by moving Matt Moore to the 60-day DL. Solis is insurance behind the plate with Ryan Hanigan still nursing a […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 51: Rays (22-28) Vs Red Sox (20-28)

    May 25, 2014 at 11:40 am 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Yesterday’s 15-inning win over the Red Sox was the Rays’ third straight walk-off win. This is the first time in team history they won three straight in walk-off fashion. This was also just the 7th game in franchise history to go at least 15 innings and […]